Definition of almain rivet in English:

almain rivet

noun

historical
  • A kind of flexible light armour, originating in Germany, and featuring overlapping plates sliding on rivets; a suit or piece of this armour.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Indenture. From Almain + rivet.

Pronunciation

almain rivet

/ˌalmeɪn ˈrɪvɪt/